At The Morel Companies we are committed to safeguarding and preserving the privacy of our visitors.
To help us achieve our goal of providing the highest quality products and customer service in the special events industry, we use information from our interactions with you to improve both our products and our service levels. Because your privacy is important to us, we protect your personal information to ensure that it remains secure.
INFORMATION WE COLLECT
In running and maintaining our website we may collect and process the following data about you:
- Information about your use of our site including details of your visits such as pages viewed and the resources that you access. Such information includes traffic data, location data and other communication data.
- Information provided voluntarily by you. For example, when you register for information.
- Information that you provide when you communicate with us by any means.
What are cookies?
Cookies cannot transmit viruses and neither do they harm your computer.
What cookies do we use?
a. Strictly necessary cookies:
They are the cookies necessary for the proper functioning of the website and cannot be deleted from our servers. They are generally activated in response to the request for actions such as defining your privacy preferences, access (login) or filling in forms. You can configure your browser to block or notify you about them, but some of the services available on the site may no longer be operational. These cookies do not store any kind of personal information.
b. Remarketing and tracking cookies
On our website we use tracking cookies provided by DoubleClick. We use them to improve our advertising and provide you with relevant content, improve reporting on campaign performance, and prevent the display of ads that you have already seen.
DoubleClick cookies contain the IP address but no other personal information. Sometimes the cookie contains an additional identifier that resembles the cookie ID. This identifier is used to detect a campaign to which a user was previously exposed; but no other personal information is stored by DoubleClick in the cookie.
The following information is collected: the browser and the operating system you use, the bandwidth that is being used, the time of day the cookie is accepted, the website you are visiting when the cookie is accepted, as well as your IP address.
In addition, Google states that it never links information collected from cookies with data that the company obtains through its other products and services.
The collected IP addresses are anonymized after 09 months and the cookie data after 18 months. After that period they are no longer used.
c. Analytical cookies:
These cookies collect information anonymously. We do not use them to record personal information about our visitors.
The following information is collected: the number of visitors to our website, how visitors got to our website and which pages of our website they will visit.
By using this website you agree that we install these analytical cookies on your computer or mobile device.
d. Social media plugins:
How can cookies be disabled?
If you want to block all Google Analytics cookies automatically, visit the following website: https://Tools.Google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
USE OF YOUR INFORMATION
We use the information that we collect from you to provide our services to you. In addition to this we may use the information for one or more of the following purposes:
- To provide information to you that you request from us relating to our services.
- To provide information to you relating to other services that may be of interest to you. Such additional information will only be provided where you have consented to receive such information.
- To inform you of any changes to our website, services or goods and products.
If you have previously purchased goods or services from us we may provide to you details of similar goods or services, or other goods and services, that you may be interested in.
Where your consent has been provided in advance we may allow selected third parties to use your data to enable them to provide you with information regarding unrelated goods and services which we believe may interest you. Where such consent has been provided it can be withdrawn by you at any time.
STORING YOUR PERSONAL DATA
In operating our website it may become necessary to transfer data that we collect from you to locations outside of the local establishment for processing and storing. By providing your personal data to us, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing. We do our upmost to ensure that all reasonable steps are taken to make sure that your data is treated stored securely.
Unfortunately the sending of information via the internet is not totally secure and on occasion such information can be intercepted. We cannot guarantee the security of data that you choose to send us electronically, sending such information is entirely at your own risk.
DISCLOSING YOUR INFORMATION
- In the event that we sell any or all of our business to the buyer.
- Where we are legally required by law to disclose your personal information.
- To further fraud protection and reduce the risk of fraud.
THIRD PARTY LINKS
ACCESS TO INFORMATION
You have the right to access any information that we hold relating to you.